Scope of the journal

The scope of the journal provides information on major contributions to the progression of surgical science and practices. It include current fundamental and experimental research in all areas of surgery and its related fields. View More...


Dr. Alfio Ferlito
is a Professor and Chairman of the ENT Clinic at the University of Udine School of Medicine, Italy. He is coordinator of the International Head Neck Scientific Group. His research areas include head and neck surgery.

Senior Editor

Dr. Ying-Fu Chen
is a Professor in the Department of Surgery and Graduate Institute of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan. His major research interests include stem cells and inflammation in basic studies and thoracic aorta aneurysms/dissections and aortic valve disease in clinical fields.

Dr. Salomone Di Saverio
is a Specialized Emergency Surgeon at Maggiore Hospital and a Medical doctor in the University of Bologna. His research areas include emergency surgery either open or laparoscopic, trauma, abdominal and laparoscopic surgery, surgical oncology and breast surgery.

Dr. Harold Lazar
is a Professor in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, USA. His research areas include aortic diseases, coronary artery bypass graft surgery, pulmonary and oesophageal surgery, valvular repair and replacement.

Chronicles of Surgery Subject Areas

General surgery and anaesthesia, Endocrine and oncologic surgery, Trauma, Gastrointestinal surgery, Vascular and endovascular surgery, Transplantation surgery, Paediatric surgery, Neurosurgery, Cosmetic and maxillofacial surgery, Oral and dental surgery, Ophthalmic surgery Urosurgery, Colon and Rectal surgery, Hand surgery, Foot and ankle surgery, Orthopaedic surgery, Laser and Reconstructive surgery, Plastic surgery, Cardiac and thoracic surgery, Gynaecological surgery, Microsurgery, Surgical procedures and instruments.